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Saturday, September 6, 2008 - 04:29

News reports selectively cited quotes from Sarah Palin's speech to "M.C." students. View her entire speech and add your own knowledge.

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Wednesday, September 3, 2008 - 06:53

In preparing for Krista's interview with Fr. Stewart, several producers listen as he previews a few manuscripts from the HMML collection.

Thursday, August 28, 2008 - 16:09

Rob discusses fishing as a metaphor for the creative process.

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 - 13:15

Video: Our Senior Producer talks about some of the choices he made with this program's music.

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Friday, August 22, 2008 - 16:06

The inspirational story of an Ethiopian man who watched the deforestation of his home, did nothing, and is reclaiming his land and his memories.

Tuesday, August 19, 2008 - 15:51

Krista vents her frustration about certain media coverage on the Saddleback forum with Sens. Obama and McCain.

Monday, August 18, 2008 - 14:26

The gang from Speaking of Faith will be at the Minnesota State Fair this Friday, August 22, at the Minnesota Public Radio booth (at the corner of Judson Ave. and Nelson St.), between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Although Krista will be in Mississippi, if you’re in the Twin Cities, come say howdy to Kate, Colleen, Alda, Andy, Mitch, Rob and I (and possibly Trent). Don’t worry, I asked your boss if you could take the day off and your boss said it was OK.

I’ve never been to the State Fair, being from Montreal, so I’m looking forward to the festivities. We Canadians put our cheese curds in a bowl of fries and gravy, so I’ll be curious to see what Minnesotans do with ‘em. See you there, eh!

(photo: stevelyon/Flickr)


Sunday, August 17, 2008 - 21:41

A bit of insight into the challenges of finding guests, music, images, and stories for this program.

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